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Stone Age
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  • He said they had told him "Either you are with us, or you are with the terrorists," and threatened to "bomb us back to the Stone Age" if we stood against them.
    Malala Yousafzai  --  I Am Malala
  • "Just because we live in time loops doesn’t mean we’re stuck in the Stone Age!"
    Ransom Riggs  --  Hollow City
  • He looked so fresh they thought there might be a killer loose on Cairnholm—till the cops had a look at the Stone Age bow in his hand and the noose of human hair round his neck.
    Ransom Riggs  --  Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children
  • He’s a living reminder of the Stone Age. noon
    Louise Rennison  --  Angus, Thongs and Full-Frontal Snogging

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  • In a letter to a friend he wrote, /began my adult life with the hypothesis that it would be possible to become a Stone Age native.
    Jon Krakauer  --  Into the Wild
  • The commonly held view is that mankind appeared in the middle of the Stone Age.
    Micheal Scott  --  The Alchemyst
  • He was in favor of increased bombings, of bombing North Vietnam back into the Stone Age, if it refused to see reason.
    Kurt Vonnegut  --  Slaughterhouse-Five
  • They had the Stone Age and the Iron Age and now they’re going to call it the Rearden Metal Age-because there’s no limit to what your Metal has made possible.
    Ayn Rand  --  Atlas Shrugged
  • Thousands and thousands of years have passed him right by, and there he is — Stanley Kowalski — survivor of the Stone Age!
    Tennessee Williams  --  A Streetcar Named Desire
  • People have lived up here since the Stone Age.
    Jostein Gaarder  --  Sophie’s World

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  • Here we are in the Stone Age, knowing all these great things after centuries of progress but what can we do to make life easier for the Stone Agers?
    Don DeLillo  --  White Noise
  • A little group of Indians passed the gate, gnarled tiny creatures of the Stone Age.
    Graham Greene  --  The Power and the Glory
  • But have yoU ever stopped to consider-if you will excuse a slightly flattering analogy-what a man from your Stone Age would have felt, if he suddenly found himself in a modern city?
    Arthur C. Clarke  --  Childhood’s End
  • Back to the Stone Age, Ben said quietly.
    Ted Dekker  --  White: The Great Pursuit
  • He belongs back in the Stone Age.
    Zane Grey  --  The Border Legion
  • And they were so backward in terms of education and technology that for Americans it often felt like being in the Stone Age.
    Chris Kyle  --  American Sniper
  • It was a village where the original natives ofOklahoma used to live-Stone Age cave people, not the Native Americans who live here now.
    Scott Westerfeld  --  The Secret Hour
  • The Age of Glass followed the Stone Age as an evolutionary corrective, introducing into human relations a new sense of fragility that fostered compassion.
    Nicole Krauss  --  The History of Love
  • Except Warden, and I suspect that his was distrust of all machinery; was sort of person who finds anything more involved than a pair of scissors complex, mysterious, and suspect—Stone Age mind.
    Robert A. Heinlein  --  The Moon is a Harsh Mistress
  • The Dark Ages may return, the Stone Age may return on the gleaming wings of science, and what might now shower immeasurable material blessings upon mankind, may even bring about its total destruction.
    Winston Churchill  --  Churchill’s Iron Curtain Speech
  • The dark ages may return, the Stone Age may return on the gleaming wings of science, and what might now shower immeasurable material blessings upon mankind, may even bring about its total destruction.
    Winston Churchill  --  Churchill’s Sinews of Peace Speech
  • "Rama, Rama, this is a bloody Stone Age utensil," Hemlatha shouted as she carefully disengaged first one half and then the other half of the skull crusher, slipping them over and then off the baby’s ears.
    Abraham Verghese  --  Cutting for Stone
  • It was like the Bedoowan were trying to keep the Milago back in the stone age, except for when it came to getting their precious glaze, of course.
    D.J. Machale  --  The Merchant of Death
  • His view of women is pure stone age.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl Who Played with Fire
  • A hundred cultured boys and girls slipping back to illiteracy, back to the stone age, the veneer sloughing away . reverting to savagery.
    Robert A. Heinlein  --  Tunnel In the Sky
  • He was on a naked rock in the desert, in the stone age, a prey to homesickness for his own kind, his own epoch, for European man and his glorious history of desire and dreams.
    Willa Cather  --  Death Comes for the Archbishop
  • But it’s hard to imagine a Stone Age Bixby.
    Scott Westerfeld  --  The Secret Hour
  • These are Stone Age things.
    Don DeLillo  --  White Noise
  • In the last 10 of it, I would say I realistically experienced the physical, mental, and emotional reality of the Stone Age.
    Jon Krakauer  --  Into the Wild
  • Okay, let’s go back in time to the Stone Age boy who lived thirty thousand years ago.
    Jostein Gaarder  --  Sophie’s World
  • Tiny Stone Age figures surrounded the elephantine animal, hurling spears into its thick hide from every direction.
    Scott Westerfeld  --  The Secret Hour
  • But we are just as much determined by inner potential and outer opportunities as the Stone Age boy on the Rhine, the lion in Africa, or the apple tree in the garden.
    Jostein Gaarder  --  Sophie’s World
  • She wondered if the darklings still had nightmares about spears, the weapons that Stone Age humans had used against them.
    Scott Westerfeld  --  The Secret Hour
  • "On the possible connection between the tool-making techniques of Solutrean Stone Age culture in southern Spain and certain pre-Clovis spear points found in Cactus Hill, Virginia," she blurted.
    Scott Westerfeld  --  The Secret Hour
  • He realized that a man from the Stone Age, lost in a modern city building, might be equally helpless.
    Arthur C. Clarke  --  Childhood’s End
  • The Bedoowan have an advanced knowledge of engineering and chemistry that can help bring the Milago out of the stone age.
    D.J. Machale  --  The Merchant of Death
  • Apparently his loneliness was only to be broken by these evasive faces, creatures who looked as if they had come out of the Stone Age, who withdrew again quickly.
    Graham Greene  --  The Power and the Glory
  • In the Middle Ages, for instance—or in the Stone Age ten or twenty thousand years ago?
    Jostein Gaarder  --  Sophie’s World
  • Frankly, I’d sign on for blowing the entire country back into the Stone Age," Ben-Gurion said.
    Ted Dekker  --  White: The Great Pursuit
  • And he would have none of that monstrous talk about everyone being born with the same rights and inheriting equally, because if that happened everybody would go to hell and civilization would be thrown back to the Stone Age.
    Isabel Allende  --  The House of Spirits
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